Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Zug
1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Zug with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.
Railway and landscape maps of Zug area
This Zug map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
Switzerland - moving around the country
Despite the sweeping dimensions of Switzerland, air transport here is well-developed. There are international and domestic airports. Flights to mountain regions are especially popular. The largest airport in the country is in Zurich. That’s the main airhub for Swiss company. Since 2011, a new international terminal has opened here. Today, it serves about 25 million passengers a year. All European airlines, as well as American and Canadian, fly to Zurich. In recent years, such flights have appeared in the schedule of airlines of the Middle East and some Asian countries. The next, but not least is the airport in Geneva. Most of the flights are aimed at interregional movement. Most of the flights in Basel Airport are flying to Germany and France.
Overview of festivals and celebrations in Switzerland
There is an incredible number of holidays in Switzerland. Festivals and events held in each canton are added to the nationwide ones. The Swiss National Day on July 31 is celebrated all around the country. According to a legend, on this day in the 13th century, representatives of the three cantons made the first alliance to protect themselves from invaders. Today, the holiday symbolizes the unity of the lands belonging to the confederation. It's customary to decorate houses with flags on this day. The president of the country is giving a solemn speech on the glade, where the first union was concluded. Christmas is another holiday that is celebrated in all cantons. On this day, the spruce is necessarily adorned. Toys are often made by the Swiss themselves. Christmas spruce wreaths are hung up, and a festive dinner is cooked.